World Communication Awards


27 October 2021 | London

CELEBRATING INNOVATION & EXCELLENCE IN GLOBAL TELECOMS

 

 

TELECOMS’ HIGHEST MARK OF ACHIEVEMENT SINCE 1999


For the past 23 years, the World Communication Awards have recognised innovation and excellence for global telecoms, and today continues to be the most revered mark of achievement in the industry.


The awards have evolved to recognise major trends and technologies, with categories that are revised every year to ensure their ongoing relevance to the rapidly evolving communications ecosystem.


The instantly recognisable sail trophy can be found in the offices of many of the leading telcos of the world, and is held in such high esteem due to the transparency and rigor of our judging process that ensures that every organisation the makes the shortlist or wins an awards is truly world class.


Join us in London this October as for a night filled with excellence, innovation, and celebration.

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AWARD CATEGORIES FOR 2021

 

This year, we are proud to present to you 20 quality categories for you to enter:

 

THE 5G IMPLEMENTATION AWARD
B2B SERVICE OF THE YEAR
BEST DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION PROGRAMME
BEST NETWORK TRANSFORMATION INITIATIVE
THE ACCESS INNOVATION AWARD
THE CLOUD NATIVE AWARD
THE IOT INNOVATION AWARD
THE PLATFORM AWARD
THE SMART CITIES AWARD
THE BEYOND CONNECTIVITY AWARD
CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE AWARD
THE SOCIAL CONTRIBUTION AWARD
THE SUSTAINABLE IMPACT AWARD
CRISIS RESPONSE AWARD
BEST OPERATOR IN AN EMERGING MARKET
BEST WHOLESALE OPERATOR
OPERATOR OF THE YEAR
PEOPLE & CULTURE AWARD
WOMAN IN TELECOMS AWARD
CEO OF THE YEAR

 

 




There are few events where the Global Telecoms industry get together to share and celebrate excellence… this one is the best

– Chairman, CMA

 


TOTAL TELECOM CONGRESS


The World Communication Awards runs in conjunction with the Total Telecom Congress. Get your ticket to the two-day event here.

 

Total Telecom Congress 2021

 

OUR INCREDIBLE LIST OF 70 JUDGES

 

  • Luis Alvarez Satorre at World Communication Awards 2021
    Luis Alvarez Satorre
    Chief Executive Officer
    SIA Group
    Marc Annï at World Communication Awards 2021
    Marc Annï
    Senior Consultant
    Self Employed
  • Harry Baldock at World Communication Awards 2021
    Harry Baldock
    Editor
    Total Telecom
    Chris Barnard at World Communication Awards 2021
    Chris Barnard
    Vice President, European Telecommunications and Networking
    IDC
  • Joe Barrett at World Communication Awards 2021
    Joe Barrett
    President
    G.S.A. - Global mobile Suppliers Association
    Michael Bartholomew at World Communication Awards 2021
    Michael Bartholomew
    President
    Bartholomew Advisors
  • Alex Besen at World Communication Awards 2021
    Alex Besen
    Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    The Besen Group Llc
    Rena Bhattacharyya at World Communication Awards 2021
    Rena Bhattacharyya
    Service Director - Enterprise Technology and Services
    GLOBAL DATA
  • Pierre Blanchard at World Communication Awards 2021
    Pierre Blanchard
    Senior Analyst
    Independent
    Luc Blyaert at World Communication Awards 2021
    Luc Blyaert
    Columnist
    Computable
  • Stuart Blythe at World Communication Awards 2021
    Stuart Blythe
    Partner
    Baker Botts (UK) LLP
    Rob Bratby at World Communication Awards 2021
    Rob Bratby
    Partner
    Bratby Law
  • Vincent Camadro at World Communication Awards 2021
    Vincent Camadro
    Independent Consultant
    VCI Consulting
    Rick Chandler at World Communication Awards 2021
    Rick Chandler
    Founder
    Airworking
  • Juanita Clark at World Communication Awards 2021
    Juanita Clark
    Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
    FTTH Council Africa
    Peter Cochrane at World Communication Awards 2021
    Peter Cochrane
    Chief Executive Officer
    Cochrane Associates
  • Andrew Collinson at World Communication Awards 2021
    Andrew Collinson
    Research Director
    STL Partners
    Euan Connor at World Communication Awards 2021
    Euan Connor
    Senior Director - Strategy, Planning & Transformation
    Walgreens Boots Alliance
  • Teresa Cottam at World Communication Awards 2021
    Teresa Cottam
    Chief Analyst
    Omnisperience
    Martin Creaner at World Communication Awards 2021
    Martin Creaner
    Advisory Board Member
    ODG Technologies
  • Roland da Silva at World Communication Awards 2021
    Roland da Silva
    Director
    Strategy ARX Advisory
    Angel Dobardziev at World Communication Awards 2021
    Angel Dobardziev
    Senior Director, European Consulting
    IDC
  • Dhana Doobay at World Communication Awards 2021
    Dhana Doobay
    Senior Counsel
    Charles Russell Llp
    Hesham El Alaily at World Communication Awards 2021
    Hesham El Alaily
    Executive President, Chief Executive Officer
    National Telecom Regulatory Authority - N.T.R.A.
  • Brian Finn at World Communication Awards 2021
    Brian Finn
    Independent Advisor
    Fionn
    Alan Hadden at World Communication Awards 2021
    Alan Hadden
    Director
    Hadden Telecoms Ltd
  • Philip Hargrave at World Communication Awards 2021
    Philip Hargrave
    Executive Director
    405 Consulting Ltd
    Matthew Hatton at World Communication Awards 2021
    Matthew Hatton
    Founding Partner
    Transforma Insights
  • Luc Hindryckx at World Communication Awards 2021
    Luc Hindryckx
    Director General
    ECTA
    Mats Hogberg at World Communication Awards 2021
    Mats Hogberg
    IT Strategy & Innovation
    Atlas Copco
  • Chris Kelly at World Communication Awards 2021
    Chris Kelly
    Editor
    ITP.net
    Fred Knops at World Communication Awards 2021
    Fred Knops
    Sr. VP, Solutions
    Data Society
  • Tony Lavender at World Communication Awards 2021
    Tony Lavender
    Partner & CEO
    Plum Consulting
    Mary Lennighan at World Communication Awards 2021
    Mary Lennighan
    director
    Woodighan Ink
  • Chris Lewis at World Communication Awards 2021
    Chris Lewis
    Founding Director
    Lewis Insight
    Caroline Lewko at World Communication Awards 2021
    Caroline Lewko
    Chief Executive Officer
    Wireless Industry Partnership - W.I.P.
  • Carrie MacGillivray at World Communication Awards 2021
    Carrie MacGillivray
    Group Vice President/General Manager, WW Telecom, Mobility & IoT Research
    IDC
    Audrey Mandela at World Communication Awards 2021
    Audrey Mandela
    Chair
    Mandela Associates
  • Jose Garcia Martin at World Communication Awards 2021
    Jose Garcia Martin
    Founder
    Global Telco Consult
    David Mccron at World Communication Awards 2021
    David Mccron
    Owner
    BRC Consultancy
  • Colin Miles at World Communication Awards 2021
    Colin Miles
    CCO
    Zilliqa
    David Molony at World Communication Awards 2021
    David Molony
    Principal Analyst
    Omdia
  • Annette Nabavi at World Communication Awards 2021
    Annette Nabavi
    Partner
    AHV Associates LLP
    Jon Neville at World Communication Awards 2021
    Jon Neville
    Independent Consultant
    Voilex
  • Stuart Newstead at World Communication Awards 2021
    Stuart Newstead
    Owner
    Ellare
    John Nolan at World Communication Awards 2021
    John Nolan
    Director
    First Mile Networks
  • Fran O'Brien at World Communication Awards 2021
    Fran O'Brien
    Wireless Standards
    Cisco Systems
    Jose Otero at World Communication Awards 2021
    Jose Otero
    Director Latin America And Caribbean
    5G Americas
  • Richard Owen at World Communication Awards 2021
    Richard Owen
    Founder
    Isabelle Paradis at World Communication Awards 2021
    Isabelle Paradis
    President
    Hot Telecom
  • Dobek Pater at World Communication Awards 2021
    Dobek Pater
    Telecoms Analyst
    Africa Analysis
    Leticia Pautasio at World Communication Awards 2021
    Leticia Pautasio
    Editor
    TeleSemana.com
  • Paolo Pescatore at World Communication Awards 2021
    Paolo Pescatore
    Founder
    PP Foresight
    Tony Poulos at World Communication Awards 2021
    Tony Poulos
    Managing Editor
    Disruptive.Asia
  • Livia Rosu at World Communication Awards 2021
    Livia Rosu
    Marketing Chair And Board Member
    HomeGrid Forum
    Peggy Anne Salz at World Communication Awards 2021
    Peggy Anne Salz
    Lead Analyst & Founder
    Mobile Entertainment
  • Jean-Dominique Séval at World Communication Awards 2021
    Jean-Dominique Séval
    Founding CEO
    Soon
    Martha Suarez at World Communication Awards 2021
    Martha Suarez
    President
    Dynamic Spectrum Alliance
  • David Swift at World Communication Awards 2021
    David Swift
    Global Director Telecom Sales
    Apitech
    Harold Syfrig at World Communication Awards 2021
    Harold Syfrig
    Partner
    Wavestone
  • Sophie Ann Terrisse at World Communication Awards 2021
    Sophie Ann Terrisse
    Executive Chairman
    26FIVE
    Craig Thomas at World Communication Awards 2021
    Craig Thomas
    Vice President Strategic Marketing & Business Development
    Broadband Forum
  • Will Townsend at World Communication Awards 2021
    Will Townsend
    Senior Analyst
    Moor Insights and Strategy
    Lee Tuthill at World Communication Awards 2021
    Lee Tuthill
    Counsellor
    World Trade Organization
  • Andy Valdar at World Communication Awards 2021
    Andy Valdar
    Msc, B.Tech. (Hons), Ceng, Fiet Dept Electronic And Electrical Engineering
    University College London
    Brian Washburn at World Communication Awards 2021
    Brian Washburn
    Research Director
    Omdia
  • Janet Watkin at World Communication Awards 2021
    Janet Watkin
    Chief Executive Officer
    ZENITH CHOICE
    Nick White at World Communication Awards 2021
    Nick White
    Executive Vice President
    International Telecommunications Users Group
  • George Williamson at World Communication Awards 2021
    George Williamson
    Independent Consultant
    GWC Ltd
    Ilse Karg at World Communication Awards 2021
    Ilse Karg
    Chief Director: Future Industrial Production Technologies (4IR)
    Department of Trade Industry and Competition
  • Rob Chambers at World Communication Awards 2021
    Rob Chambers
    Managing Director
    rob.chambers@totaltele.com

Networking

Meet and connect with those look to transform their telco with new ideas and new ways of thinking. You will get full access to the attendee list and be able network in person with interesting people throughout the awards ceremony gala.

Lead generation

Establish connections with telecom giants, cable operators, data centres, and more. Meet in person, swap contact information and extend your network.

Learning

This is the biggest night in global telecoms, where every year awards are won, glasses are clinked, and most of all, connections are made. Don’t miss out on rubbing shoulder with the very best in the business.

GET INVOLVED

 

ENTRIES & CONTENT

Rob Chambers
Rob.chambers@totaltele.com

 

 

 

TO SPONSOR

Mylo Higginson
mylo.higginson@totaltele.com

 

 

 

PRESS RELATIONS

James Llewellyn
james.llewellyn@totaltele.com